PDI buys Cybera and ControlScan Managed Security Services

PDI, a provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail and petroleum wholesale industries, has acquired Cybera Inc. and ControlScan Managed Security Services (MSS).
PDI software for retailCybera Inc. and ControlScan Managed Security Services (MSS) are leading providers of managed security solutions. Financial details were not provided.

The acquisition complements PDI’s existing industry-focused cloud product strategy, bringing customers a fully managed, cloud-based network security solution.

“Security is becoming increasingly important in our industry as many businesses embrace their own digital transformation and deploy more in-store applications and edge devices,” said Jimmy Frangis, CEO at PDI.

The acquisition enables PDI to enter the cloud security and software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) space, creating a new line of business called PDI Security Solutions.

PDI will be providing security solutions to convenience retailers, quick-service restaurants (QSR) and other multi-site operators.